News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

December 16, 2013 — Vol. 29 No. 40

In this Issue

ISU Earns Grant for Anatomy Laboratories

The Idaho Department of Labor has awarded Idaho State University a $532,180 grant to develop the Treasure Valley Anatomy and Physiology Laboratories, an 8,000-square-foot facility designed to enhance health professions education for students and practitioners. (read more...)

Benny's Pantry to Open in January

Benny's Pantry, an initiative within the Student Affairs division of Idaho State University, will open in January 2014 in the Pond Student Union Room 120 on the Pocatello campus. (read more...)

Faculty/Staff Updates

Idaho State University-Meridian senior research associate, Russell Spearman, has received the Distinguished Service Award from the Department of Physical Education and Human Performance at Manhattan College in Bronx, N.Y. (read more...)

The American Association of Nurse Practitioners has selected Idaho State University's Dr. Kelly Pesnell as the state's 2014 nurse practitioner of the year (read more...)

Research endeavors take ISU-Meridian's Jack Owens to France in November (read more...)

October ISU Cares Spot Award Winners! (read more...)

Dr. Shannon Kobs Nawotniak and Dr. Steve Chiu recently represented ISU at SC13, the national supercomputing conference held in Denver (read more...)

News Bites

Bill Drake was the latest speaker in the College of Business's Wells Fargo Speaker Series (read more...)

Idaho Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research is calling for nominations for the third Jean'ne M. Shreeve Research Excellence Award from now through Feb. 7 (read more...)

Idaho State University officials announced that a berm will be built below the "I" on Red Hill beginning in the New Year (read more...)

It's time again to "Celebrate Idaho State!" The 4th Annual CommUniversity Event hosted by ISU is scheduled for Tuesday, March 18 from 4 to 7 pm in the Pond Student Union Building (read more...)

Idaho State University will collaborate with the Idaho National Laboratory to host the National Wireless Research Collaboration Symposium in 2014 (read more...)

The ISU chapter of Psi Chi was awarded a $1,000 grant to fund its annual research conference (read more...)

The Office of Academic Affairs is proposing revisions to the existing ISUPP Faculty Procedures for Suspension/Dismissal/Termination for Cause (read more...)

With the 2013 holiday season fast approaching, it is time to remind the University community of the previously announced holiday schedule and University closure plans (read more...)

Idaho State University-Meridian employees have taken second place in their division in Boise's Walk 150 Business Challenge to commemorate Boise's 150th anniversary and encourage a healthy lifestyle (read more...)

The Office of Human Resource Training Department is offering two certificate programs again this spring (read more...)